{Wearing: sweater: Free People, dress: Kimchi Blue purchased at Second Chic, boots: Nordstrom Rack, belt: thrifted, sunnies: Half & Half Clothing Co., bracelet: my mom’s closet} If you’re like me, you buy long maxi dresses in the summer and say “I’m going to wear this all the time!” … and if you’re like me… they hang in your closet forgotten all season until suddenly the leaves are falling and you realize you never got a… View Post

With a minivan full of Goodwill clothes and years of experience in retail under her belt, Annie Adams fulfilled her longtime dream of owning her own business and opened Second Chic. Adams, a mother of two, dressed head to toe in vintage clothing with lush, long curly hair, is exactly the kind of person you would picture owning a line of Buffalo’s trendy thrift shops. Second Chic storefronts are unlike most consignment shops– they don’t feel… View Post

{Wearing: Tank and pants from Target, thrifted neck scarf, booties from Nordstrom Rack} Ah, tweed, a classic and instant style upgrade. Menswear-inspired clothing never truly goes out of style but it’s back and bigger than it’s been in a long time for this fall. I’ve been searching for the perfect pair of tweed trousers since early high school when one of my old favorite bloggers rocked them effortlessly on her blog. However, they weren’t easy to… View Post

“IT’S MY BIRTHDAYYY!!!!” Not today, last week. To celebrate, Dan and I went on a quick little weekend road trip to Ithaca, NY. I turned 20 and I’m quite happy about it. I’ve wanted to be 20 for a long time and that’s probably the most immature thing I’ve said in a while but I think it sounds so much older yet still so young. Especially compared to any year ending in “teen” which leads… View Post

Who says Buffalo can’t do fashion week? This past Friday, I had the opportunity to go to Queen City Fashion Week‘s final closing showcase at Executive Airshare. The location had me a bit hesitant, figuring it could either be totally awesome or a bit weird, but I’m here to update- a fashion show in an airplane hangar is totally awesome. When we arrived, Lucy Lopez of Write.Style.Travel and I were greeted with a party bus… View Post